Buck

A searing memoir of a Zimbabwean boy growing up on the streets of North Philadelphia, struggling with drugs and an absent father before discovering his singular purpose.  A Discover Great New Writers selection.

April 19: "What you see first, after the starting gun's crack, is a column of bobbing runners, thousands of them, surging downhill..."

Donna Tartt's The Goldfinch is the winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. James Parker calls this Dickensian coming-of-age novel "an enveloping…

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